How do you know right from wrong? ETHICS: DISCOVERING RIGHT AND WRONG shows you how history’s greatest thinkers have understood ethics and gives. The classic ethics text written by one of contemporary philosophy’s most skilled, ardent teachers, Louis P. Pojman, now revised by best-selling author and Cengage Advantage Books: Ethics: Discovering Right and Wrong, 6th Edition. The major issues in contemporary moral theory, including discussion of classical as well as contemporary renditions of ethical problems are covered in-depth by.

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If Pojman read the many articles he selected to b Ethcis gave this book 5 stars because it achieves what it sets out to achieve better than any other book that purports to do the same – provide an introduction to ethics. Other formulations of the categorical imperative. Ethics Education and the Role of the Symbolic Market. Excellent treatment of ethics covering different schools of thought.

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Want to Read saving…. Mortimer Jerome Adler – – Axios Press. Shafer-Landau points out that there are metaphysical naturalists who are non-reductionists about moral principles, and so this point in Pojman’s argument needs a bit of cleaning up. He doesn’t hesitate to offer his own opinions clearly labeled as his own or to admit when ppojman hasn’t been able to formulate a strong position on a difficult issue.

Ethics was his specialty he did his Ph. Sign in to use this feature. Nov 19, Scott Carles rated it it was amazing Shelves: Pojman has a definite opinion, though, and he doesn’t shy away from promoting it.

Traits of moral principles. He received his B. Understanding Arguments Walter Sinnott-Armstrong. The nature of virtue ethics. No eBook available Amazon.

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About Louis Pojman Louis P. Samuel Gregg rated it really liked it Nov 25, Pojman says that his position is naturalistic, he says that what wong his position “naturalistic,” is that “moral properties supervene on natural ones.

The short length makes it easy for an introduction to ethics, but as such it leaves a lot out and is eager to make compromises not philosophically justified. Sep 25, Russell rated it really liked it. Looking for beautiful books? Intentional Interviewing and Counseling Mary Ivey. Criticism of the ends justifying immoral means.


He does an excellent job of presenting all of the major opinions on each subject, even I haven’t read many textbooks since finishing grad school over a decade ago. Discovering Right and Wrong by Louis P.

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Introduction to Sociology Henry Tischler. The Piano Advantage Carolynn A. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. All the theories were thoroughly explained and illustrated with a lot of relatable and interesting examples from history, literature and everyday life.

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